Robert McKenzie and family
(brother of Clark and Charlie)

Robert McKenzie was born 1 October 1839 in Exeter Township, Monroe County, Michigan, the son of Hugh McKenzie and Elizabeth Heritage.

Robert enlisted 1 October 1864 at Rochester, New York in the 8th NY Cavalry. He was wounded at Waynesboro, Virginia 2 March 1865 and discharged in Alexandria, Virginia June 1865.

Robert was married 27 May 1869 in Berlin Township, Monroe County, Michigan to Sarah E. Hill, who was born in England 3 December 1848, the daughter of Wilson Hill and Margaret Wilson. They moved to Kansas in the Spring of 1889.

Three children are listed: Flora Dell, born 7 May 1873; Robert Wilson, born 24 November 1878; and Sarah E., born 15 October 1880.

Group/cabinet card - Hill/Monroe, MI

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